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Extending the warranty...

Can you direct me to a link or give me the name of the person that told you this cause I have been on the phone with sony all morning and they haven't said anything about this..

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My son's PS3 froze with the game in it and it died. What do we do? We have the extended waranty....So, we're open to suggestions


Greetings Dvriddick451,

More likely than not, dust has been built up in the Ps3 and has destroyed the main mechanics. Personally I would take advantage of your extended warranty and request a replacement Ps3. Furthermore, I recommend blowing out the Ps3 with compressed gas every once in a while. A good product, and the product I personally use can be found here: Dust Off

Thank you for using FixYa! =) Please rate if I have helped. Kindest Regards.

Nov 17, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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I start the system but I only get the wave in the background no loggin screen. I have a 2 year warranty but I'm not sure where any of the paperwork is. Is there a way to look it up or have Sony look it up...


Sony does not directly offer extended warranties. The warranty is most likely through the store you purchased it from. You can try contacting the store you bought the PS3 from and inquire with them where you would need to call to file an extended warranty claim.

Jul 05, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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When I press the on button, the light turns green, the fan comes on and then the light turns orange/white and shuts off. The light flashes red from this point. There is a disk in the machine.


You have the Yellow light of death. The YLOD is the Red Rings of Death, except for the PS3.

I recommend Wiredextreme.com to service your system (if it's out of warranty). About half the price of a Sony2_bing.gif repair and you get YOUR system back, unlike when you send it to Sony where you get some other random refurbished system. WE has a automatic 90-day warranty, the same as Sony, but WE also gives you the option to extend the warranty up to 4 years. the WE warranty covers the entire system, not just what they fixed on it.

If it is still under warranty, set up a service request with Sony using these instructions:

http://playstation.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/106/session/L3NpZC9UTFFuUjNWag==

Make sure you erase all of your personal info off of your PS3 and follow the instructions on the page above.

Good luck!

Oh, and if you send your system in to Sony, you will get a different copy of the game that is stuck in your system packaged separately and later than when you will get your system back from Sony.

Feb 21, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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When you turn on my PS3 it goes beep beep beep and the button turns yellow then it turns itself off what is wrong with it?


You have the Yellow light of death. The YLOD is the Red Rings of Death, except for the PS3.

I recommend Wiredextreme.com to service your system (if it's out of warranty). About half the price of a Sony repair and you get YOUR system back, unlike when you send it to Sony where you get some other random refurbished system. WE has a automatic 90-day warranty, the same as Sony, but WE also gives you the option to extend the warranty up to 4 years. the WE warranty covers the entire system, not just what they fixed on it.

If it is still under warranty, set up a service request with Sony using these instructions:

http://playstation.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/106/session/L3NpZC9UTFFuUjNWag==

Make sure you erase all of your personal info off of your PS3 and follow the instructions on the page above.

Good luck!

Feb 21, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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What does the the yellow then blinking red means


You have the Yellow light of death. The YLOD is the Red Rings of Death, except for the PS32_bing.gif.

I recommend Wiredextreme.com to service your system (if it's out of warranty). About half the price of a Sony2_bing.gif repair and you get YOUR system back, unlike when you send it to Sony2_bing.gif where you get some other random refurbished system. WE has a automatic 90-day warranty, the same as Sony, but WE also gives you the option to extend the warranty up to 4 years. the WE warranty covers the entire system, not just what they fixed on it.

If it is still under warranty, set up a service request with Sony using these instructions:

http://playstation.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/106/session/L3NpZC9UTFFuUjNWag==

Make sure you erase all of your personal info off of your PS3 and follow the instructions on the page above.

Good luck!

Oh, and if you send your system in to Sony, you will get a different copy of the game that is stuck in your system packaged separately and later than when you will get your system back from Sony.

Feb 18, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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My ps3 is blinking red when i turn it on it goes yellow and red and beeps 3 times


ooohhh...


You have the Yellow light of death. The YLOD is the Red Rings of Death, except for the PS32_bing.gif.

I recommend Wiredextreme.com to service your system (if it's out of warranty). About half the price of a Sony2_bing.gif repair and you get YOUR system back, unlike when you send it to Sony2_bing.gif where you get some other random refurbished system. WE has a automatic 90-day warranty, the same as Sony, but WE also gives you the option to extend the warranty up to 4 years. the WE warranty covers the entire system, not just what they fixed on it.

If it is still under warranty, set up a service request with Sony using these instructions:

http://playstation.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/106/session/L3NpZC9UTFFuUjNWag==

Make sure you erase all of your personal info off of your PS3 and follow the instructions on the page above.

Good luck!

Oh, and if you send your system in to Sony, you will get a different copy of the game that is stuck in your system packaged separately and later than when you will get your system back from Sony.

Feb 17, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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The yellow light of death has appeared what can i do?


Sorry, I'm copy and pasting my answer to you:

You have the Yellow light of death. The YLOD is the Red Rings of Death, except for the PS32_bing.gif.

I recommend Wiredextreme.com to service your system (if it's out of warranty). About half the price of a Sony2_bing.gif repair and you get YOUR system back, unlike when you send it to Sony2_bing.gif where you get some other random refurbished system. WE has a automatic 90-day warranty, the same as Sony, but WE also gives you the option to extend the warranty up to 4 years. the WE warranty covers the entire system, not just what they fixed on it.

If it is still under warranty, set up a service request with Sony using these instructions:

http://playstation.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/106/session/L3NpZC9UTFFuUjNWag==

Make sure you erase all of your personal info off of your PS3 and follow the instructions on the page above.

Good luck!

Oh, and if you send your system in to Sony, you will get a different copy of the game that is stuck in your system packaged separately and later than when you will get your system back from Sony.

Feb 16, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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Power/operation issue


You have the Yellow light of death. The YLOD is the Red Rings of Death, except for the PS32_bing.gif.

I recommend Wiredextreme.com to service your system (if it's out of warranty). About half the price of a Sony2_bing.gif repair and you get YOUR system back, unlike when you send it to Sony2_bing.gif where you get some other random refurbished system. WE has a automatic 90-day warranty, the same as Sony, but WE also gives you the option to extend the warranty up to 4 years. the WE warranty covers the entire system, not just what they fixed on it.

If it is still under warranty, set up a service request with Sony using these instructions:

http://playstation.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/106/session/L3NpZC9UTFFuUjNWag==

Make sure you erase all of your personal info off of your PS3 and follow the instructions on the page above.

Good luck!

Oh, and if you send your system in to Sony, you will get a different copy of the game that is stuck in your system packaged separately and later than when you will get your system back from Sony.

Feb 16, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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When I try to start my ps3 the green button turns yellow and then it turns red and it keeps flashing whats wrong? is my ps3 ruined


yes it is, but it can be fixed by professionals DO NOT TRY TO FIX IT BY YOURSELF WITH A HAIRDRYER!!!

Ahem, copied and pasted for your pleasure:


You have the Yellow light of death. The YLOD is the Red Rings of Death, except for the PS32_bing.gif.

I recommend Wiredextreme.com to service your system (if it's out of warranty). About half the price of a Sony2_bing.gif repair and you get YOUR system back, unlike when you send it to Sony2_bing.gif where you get some other random refurbished system. WE has a automatic 90-day warranty, the same as Sony, but WE also gives you the option to extend the warranty up to 4 years. the WE warranty covers the entire system, not just what they fixed on it.

If it is still under warranty, set up a service request with Sony using these instructions:

http://playstation.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/106/session/L3NpZC9UTFFuUjNWag==

Make sure you erase all of your personal info off of your PS3 and follow the instructions on the page above.

Good luck!

Oh, and if you send your system in to Sony, you will get a different copy of the game that is stuck in your system packaged separately and later than when you will get your system back from Sony.

Feb 12, 2010 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

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